| Nov 9, 2014
| 9:06 PM
Chicago has a rich hoops tradition. Even the midmajor teams have made contributions to college basketball history.
Loyola captured the state's only national title in 1963; that team was also ahead of the country in regard to civil rights. DePaul went to...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 5:52 PM
2013-14 record: 6-25, 1-15 Horizon League (9th).
Horizon tournament: Lost to Valparaiso in first round.
NCAA tournament: Did not appear.
Key players: Senior swingman and second-leading scorer Marc Brown (11.3 points) averaged 29.8 minutes and was...
| Nov 13, 2014
| 6:05 PM
Illinois-Chicago is going back to basics as it seeks to rebound from a wretched 2013-14 season.
It all starts with defense for fifth-year Flames coach Howard Moore.
"We established an identity two years ago and kind of lost it last year," Moore said....
| Nov 14, 2014
| 12:10 PM
Out of the 66 points the Miami women’s basketball team scored Friday, one mattered more than any other. That would be the first one.
With that, Michelle Woods was back. And the Hurricanes’ season was off and running.
Woods scored five...
| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:16 PM
The following are odds and ends from the local sports scene.
REID, CHIEFS TAKE ON BRONCOS
Coming off a stunning loss to the then-winless Oakland Raiders, the Kansas City Chiefs still find themselves in the hunt for the American Football Conference...
| Nov 30, 2014
| 10:27 PM
Having lost standout guard Maya Okamoto to graduation, the Flintridge Prep girls’ basketball team will begin a new transition.
Okamoto ignited the Rebels while playing guard during the last four years, including helping the Rebels gain a share of...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 7:36 PM
Three players scored in double figures as Grand Canyon University claimed its first road win of the season with a 66-61 decision over Illinois-Chicago on Tuesday at the Pavilion in Chicago.
Guard Ryan Majerle scored 15 points, forward Kerwin Smith had...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 3:55 PM
Crescenta Valley High, Flintridge Prep and Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy have long set the standard in the local girls’ soccer scene.
But league titles and lengthy playoff runs took a backseat to seasons of transition and flux a campaign ago....
| Dec 6, 2014
| 5:40 PM
Four Loyola-Chicago players hit double figures as the Ramblers claimed a 77-67 nonconference victory over city rival Illinois-Chicago on Saturday afternoon at the UIC Pavilion.
Guard Milton Doyle scored 19 points while forward Christian Thomas had 17...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 9:59 PM
BOYS’ WATER POLO
Hoover 25, Burroughs 12: Harout Ashkharian collected seven goals and four assists Tuesday to lead the host Tornadoes to a Pacific League win. Hakop Kaplanyan finished with six goals and Thomas Bazikan and Walter Malkhasyan added...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 6:12 AM
With nine promising newcomers, including transfers Angel Rodriguez and Sheldon McClellan, expectations are high for Miami's basketball team, which leaves for a basketball tour of Spain later this month.
Thursday, the school announced its non-conference...